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Mississippi Alligators
By: Jeremy Cumpton, Associate Keeper

With the weather warming up everyone is getting their groove back, especially our American alligators! During the winter alligators will go through brumation, which is similar to hibernation but not as severe. During this time they rarely move out of the water. But now, these apex predators are becoming more and more active during the day, which means that feeding time is just around the corner and you will be able to start watching them munch down on some delicious delicacies such as raw chicken, YUM!

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